The Catonsville Nine [Pictures]
On May 17, 1968, as an anti-war protest, the famous Catonsville Nine burned draft cards in the Selective Service office. Forty-five years later, we take a look back at that historic event.
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The Catonsville Nine
Mary Murphy, far left, was the chief clerk at the Selective Service Office, when Rev. Philip Berrigan and the rest of the Catonsville 9 stormed the office to illegally take draft cards to burn. Also pictured in May 1968 are Anthony Orban (Board Member) and Phyllis Morsberger (part-time clerk).